Minden is located in west Nevada. Minden is part of Douglas County. Minden has 4.23 square miles of land area and 0.02 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Minden population is 3,408, which has grown 20.17% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 38.20% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Minden median household income is $59,405 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 4.60% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 17.10% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Minden median house value is $272,700 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 44.21% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 17.68% and is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Minden is much better than the state average in quality. The Minden area code is 775.